1. Livin' the Life

    June 23, 2001 12:00 AM EDT A honky-tonker with an authoritative baritone and a rough-hewn way with words, Elbert West has conjured an unapologetic barroom brawl of a debut. A honky-tonker with an authoritative baritone and a rough-hewn way with words, Elbert West has conjured an unapologetic barroom brawl of a debut. …